Ant IPO

Jack Ma’s Alipay Reign Officially Over, IPO Back on Track

The People’s Bank of China has confirmed the payment app no longer has a controller after Ma gave up most…

2 months ago

Ant IPO Unlikely in the Short Term, Chinese State Media Says

Once an illustrious Chinese technology giant, Ant is emerging from a near three-year-long regulatory crackdown that started with the shelving…

7 months ago

Beijing’s Crackdown Wiped $1.1 Trillion Off Chinese Big Tech

Investors are now hoping the strict rules that have stymied growth since late 2020 will start to ease, after China's…

8 months ago

In Surprise Share Buyback, Ant Values Firm 75% Below IPO

The announcement came a day after the group was fined $984 million in what is likely to be the end…

8 months ago

Ant Group Said to Revive IPO in Latest Sign of Easing Tech Crackdown

Billionaire Jack Ma's fintech group  aims to file a preliminary prospectus for the share offering in Shanghai and Hong Kong…

2 years ago

Politburo signals more anti-monopoly scrutiny for China’s internet giants

<div class="rich-text"> <h3 class="align-justify">(ATF) China has opened a new chapter of stronger regulation over monopolistic practices by internet giants such…

3 years ago

Alibaba, Tencent fined and warned as China deal scrutiny ramps up

China warned its internet giants on Monday it would not tolerate monopolistic practices and to brace for increased scrutiny, as…

3 years ago

Chinese gov’t 5000+, online lenders 0

<div class="rich-text"> <h3>(ATF) China's national online lending companies - estimated to number from 5,000 to 7,000 at the beginning of…

3 years ago

New rules bring China’s internet giants to heel

<div class="rich-text"> <h3>(ATF) At noon on November 10, Chinese officials issued a report with a long and boring title that…

3 years ago

China’s Alibaba, JD.com and Tencent could face break-up

<div class="rich-text"> <h3><span style="color: #222; font-family: Rubik">(ATF) More insight has been given into the thinking of Chinese regulators behind the…

3 years ago

Ant Group IPO Swept Off The Table

Closer study of China's new microfinance rules makes the initial public offering proposed by Ant look increasingly unlikely – or…

3 years ago

Ant and the battle for China’s financial soul

<div class="rich-text"> <h3><span style="font-family: Rubik">China's last-minute abandonment of Ant Group's record-breaking IPO stems from an intensifying battle for the soul…

3 years ago